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Institution

Empowerment Micro Finance institution ltd 72, Sikoongo RoadSiavonga, Zambia, Souther ProvinceP.O.BOX 183
Data approved: 2011-12-12
Data version: 1
Age of data: 107 months

Product

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Product Details

Key Statistics
Outstanding portfolio (ZMK)ZMK 93,225,090
Portfolio (USD)USD 18,014.51
Active Clients with Loans51
Approximate % Female Clients20% - 40%
Approximate % Urban Clients60% - 80%
Methodology
Individualx
Solidarity group
Village banking
Self help group
Other
Description
This loan is paid by installment due by the client through a deduction from his/her payslip. The interest rate for this product is lower than the one foreseen for Individual loans. Collateral are still required.
Loan Purpose
Any purposex
Income generation
Mortgage/housing
Consumer loan
Agriculture
Education
Other household finance
Other
Other (2)
Included Services
Credit education
Group meetings
Credit insurance
Workplace visits
Business training
Other training
Other
Other (2)
No other servicesx
Eligibility
Menx
Womenx
Must run a business
Must own a home or land
Must be a salaried workerx
Must be specific age group
Other
Other (2)
# Borrowers by Product
Portfolio Size by Product
Geographic Coverage
# Regions for this institutionN/A
# Regions for this productN/A
Regions Active

Loan Conditions

Loan Amount
CurrencyZMK
Minimum loan sizeZMK 500,000
Maximum loan size7,000,000
Loan Term and Grace Period
Shortest loan term2.0 months
Longest loan term10.0 months
Approx average6.0 months
Grace Period
Grace period usage10%
Average grace period0.5 months
Repayment Frequency
Daily
Weekly
Every 2 weeks
Every 4 weeks
Monthlyx
Every 2 months
Quarterly
Every 6 months
Every 12 months
Single end payment
Irregular payments

Pricing Information

Interest
Lowest quoted nominal interest30.00%
Highest quoted nominal interest42.00%
Reason(s) why interest rate variesThe interest rate can vary between 30% and 42% depending on the number of employees within the company that can access the loan. The past performances of the employer in term of creditwortiness are also considered
Interest rate periodYearly
Interest Rate Calculation MethodFlat
Subsidized by funder request?No
Is rate fixed for entire loan termYes
Upfront Fees
Fee 1
DescriptionApplication Fee
% of loan amount - min0
% of loan amount - max0
OR, Fixed amount - min10,000
Fixed amount - max10,000
Reason for variationN/A
Appears on Repayment Sched?No
Ongoing Fees
This product has no ongoing fees
Upfront Insurance Fees
This product has no upfront insurance fees
Ongoing Insurance Fees
This product has no ongoing insurance fees
Compulsory Deposit
Required forNever
CriteriaN/A
Is deposit indicated on the repayment schedule?N/A
Do borrowers control deposit in their group?N/A
Deposit BEFORE or AT Disbursement
% loan amount depositedN/A
or, Fixed-amount depositedN/A
Deposits DURING period payments
% loan amount depositedN/A
or, Fixed-amount depositedN/A
Conditions on access to depositN/A
Interest Paid on Deposit
Minimum interest rate paidN/A
Maximum interest rate paidN/A
Interest payment frequencyN/A
Taxes
Are taxes charged on this product?No

Full Pricing Data

Salary Backed Loan samples
Sample 1Sample 2Sample 3Sample 4
Loan AmountZMK 1,200,000ZMK 3,000,000ZMK 3,000,000ZMK 4,000,000
Loan Cycle (1, 2, 3, etc)Not KnownNot KnownNot KnownNot Known
Disbursement Date2010-11-182010-11-182010-11-182010-11-24
Loan Term (Months)7.0 months12.0 months12.0 months12.0 months
Grace Period (Months)0.0 months0.0 months0.0 months0.0 months
Total Cost of CreditNot KnownNot KnownNot KnownNot Known
True Price by Comp       
Interest and Fee Component50.6%50.3%50.3%48.9%
Insurance Component0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Tax Component0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Deposit Component0.0%0.0%0.0%0.0%
Full APR (int fee ins tax dep)50.6%50.3%50.3%48.9%
Transparency Index59606061
        
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Institution

First Allied Savings and Loans Limited Box 5308OTB 662 Asomfo Road, AdumKumasi, Ashanti
Data approved: 2013-07-15
Data version: 1
Age of data: 83 months

Institution Details

Institution TypeNon Bank Financial Institution
Is this institution regulated?Yes
Website addresshttp://www.firstalliedghana.com
Year established1996
Head of InstitutionNana Yaw Oduro
Regions activeGreater Accra Region, Central Region, Western Region, Eastern Region, Ashanti Region, Brong Ahafo Region
# Branches21

Total Portfolio (nat'l)GHS 27,673,204.91
Total Portfolio (USD)USD 14,047,312.14
Active clients with loans13,585
Approximate % female clients40% - 60%
Approximate % urban clients60% - 80%
Network affiliationsGhana Microfinance Institutions Network, Ghana Employers Association, Ghana National Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Funders

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USD 5,006,432.72 Portfolio
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889 Borrowers
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94 Borrowers
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239 Borrowers
USD 258,549.42 Portfolio
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90 Borrowers
USD 158,851.49 Portfolio
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6,833 Borrowers
USD 2,230,976.56 Portfolio
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421 Borrowers
USD 636,246.30 Portfolio
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Loan Products » Conditions

Product Name Loan Size Range Loan Term (months) % Female % Urban Loan Purpose Eligibility Other Services
Golden Susu Loans GHS 500 - 10,000 3 - 12 40% - 60% 60% - 80% Business Women, Men, Have business Business Training, Other Training
Commercial Loans GHS 1,000 - 300,000 1 - 24 40% - 60% 60% - 80% Business Women, Men, Have business Business Training, Other Training
Salary Loans GHS 200 - 50,000 1 - 36 20% - 40% 60% - 80% Consumer, Education, Other Women, Men, Salaried worker Other Training
Super Golden Susu GHS 10,500 - 50,000 3 - 12 40% - 60% 60% - 80% Business Women, Men, Have business Other Training
Fast Track Susu GHS 2,000 - 10,000 3 - 6 40% - 60% 60% - 80% Business Women, Men, Have business Business Training, Other Training
Travel Loans GHS 2,000 - 10,000 3 - 6 40% - 60% 100% Other Women, Men, Have business, Salaried worker Business Training, Other Training
Distance Banking GHS 1,500 - 10,000 3 - 12 40% - 60% 20% - 40% Business, Agriculture Women, Men, Have business Group Mtgs, Business Training, Other Training
Premium Golden Susu GHS 1,500 - 50,000 3 - 12 40% - 60% 20% - 40% Business, Agriculture Women, Men, Have business Business Training, Other Training

Loan Products » Pricing Information

Product Name Annual Nominal Interest Fees Insurance Taxes Compulsory Deposit APR (int+fee) Full APR Transparency Index
Golden Susu Loans 36.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 20.0%-25.0% upfront 65.6% - 68.3% 105.1% - 111.1% 33
Commercial Loans 31.0%-41.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 5.0%-25.0% upfront 70.6% - 72.2% 91.1% - 116.2% 29
Salary Loans 19.0%-28.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None N/A 32.8% - 51.1% 32.8% - 51.1% 46
Super Golden Susu 36.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 5.0%-25.0% upfront 63.5% - 64.7% 101.5% - 105% 34
Fast Track Susu 36.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 20.0%-25.0% upfront 66.7% - 68.3% 107.7% - 111% 32
Travel Loans 44.0%-48.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 15.0%-25.0% upfront 49.4% - 53% 57.7% - 61.9% 74
Distance Banking 36.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 10.0%-25.0% upfront 67.3% - 68.7% 109.4% - 111.6% 32
Premium Golden Susu 36.0% annual, Flat 1 Fee 0 Ins None 10.0%-25.0% upfront 65.5% - 74.4% 104.9% - 125.8% 32
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